Seeking a Passionate Direct Support Professional for our After-School Program (Part Time)
For almost 30 years, Paragon Community Services has been providing day services for adults and children with disabilities. During that time our goal has remained steadfast—to provide greater independence and improve the lives of the people we serve. We strive to maximize personal growth, self-esteem, and happiness in every participant.
We are seeking a Direct Support Professional to join our team of dedicated professionals in empowering people to endless possibilities. As a member of the program team, our Direct Support Professionals are responsible for providing direct care and supervision to participants while at their Paragon Community Services site and during community outings. This position contributes to and ensures the overall health, safety, and welfare of participants served, while supporting the successful implementation of structured activity schedules and goals as outlined in Progress Report reviews for all participants. Our Direct Support Professionals are responsible for providing person-centered supervision, training, and support to consumers (age 14 and older) who are receiving employment services that support consumer vocational interests. Our after-school program hours include Monday to Friday 2:30pm to 6:30pm, and Saturdays from 8:30am to 3:30pm.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.